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A First in Cannabis Research: A National Standard THC Dose

The National Institute on Drug Abuse announced that a “standard THC unit” will be 5 milligrams, marking the first federal definition of a cannabis “dose” for researchers.

Research
Regulation, Research

FDA Researchers Publish First Study on Medical Cannabis Testing Patchwork

The research comes amid a broader agency effort to collect data on cannabinoids, which will help shape forthcoming rules on approved products.

Lobbying

From Sheet Metal to Beef, Cannabis Draws Diverse Lobbying Interests

Each year, the list of entities lobbying on cannabis grows longer. And, more diverse.